Are you looking for what to do in Kanyakumari?
There are an abundance of monuments, especially on the small rock islands just off the coast.
Vivekananda Rock Memorial is an island Fort set atop two rock formations where, it is believed, Swami Vivekananda (the great philosopher) once meditated for enlightenment.
Another fascinating site is the impressive Thiruvalluvar Statue, of the Tamil poet and saint Tiruvalluvar, which stands 133 feet tall and 95 feet wide overlooking the sea. The statues pedestal is inscribed with the world famous verses of the poet philosopher.
Other monuments include the sacred Kumari Amman Temple (dedicated to the Goddess Parvathi, as a virgin) and the beautiful Gandhi Memorial, which housed the urn containing his ashes before they were ceremonially immersed in the sea.
Below we have a list of things to do in Kanyakumari and the places where you want to spend the best moments of your trip. At the same time, the city offers you the best neighborhoods to explore and new foods to try.
This list should help you in deciding and prioritizing what you should plan on your Kanyakumari getaway. Find a mix of must-see tourist spots, underrated local hangouts, and maybe even a few new experiences you can try out.
Make the most of your trip to Kanyakumari with confidence.